Alberto Mira – Queer uses of cinephilia in Moix’ memoirs

Event Date: 15 November 2015 Picture Gallery, Founder’s Building, Royal Holloway, University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX The 2016 David Vilaseca Memorial Lecture Dr Alberto Mira (Oxford Brookes) – Queer uses of cinephilia in Moix’ memoirs Autobiographical writing by Hispanic queer authors shows a recurring interest on the movies both as a source for queer education and as a …

Karoline Cook – Forbidden Passages: Muslims and Moriscos in Colonial Spanish America

Event Date: 15 November 2016 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2016/2017 Dr Karoline Cook (RHUL) – Forbidden Passages: Muslims and Moriscos in Colonial Spanish America From the earliest voyages to the Caribbean, Spanish authorities hoped that only “old Christians” – those who could …